1 Kings 3:11

preferring wisdom, obtains wisdom, riches, and honour.
Overview - 1 Kings 3
Solomon marries Pharaoh's daughter.
High places being in use, Solomon sacrifices at Gibeon.
Solomon at Gibeon, in the choice which God gave him,
16 Solomon's judgment makes him renowned.
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1 Kings 3:11  (King James Version)
And God said unto him, Because thou hast asked this thing, and hast not asked for thyself long life; neither hast asked riches for thyself, nor hast asked the life of thine enemies; but hast asked for thyself understanding to discern judgment;

hast not
Psalms 4:6 ; Proverbs 16:31 ; Matthew 20:21 Matthew 20:22 ; Romans 8:26 ; James 4:2 James 4:3

long life
Hebrew many days. discern. Hebrew hear.
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